Subject: Re: [boost] [C++-sig] [Boost.Python] Request to merge some patches from trunk into 1.40 branch (was: Re: PySide has been released)
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-23 13:15:39
It's fine as far as I'm concerned. On vacation right now so can't
give it more attention.
Sent from my iPhone
On Aug 21, 2009, at 4:54 AM, Stefan Seefeld <seefeld_at_[hidden]>
> let me forward that mail to the main boost list, and ping Beman
> (release manager) and David (boost.python maintainer).
> Beman, David, if it's not too late, I may help merge trunk to the
> release branch. Let me know...
> On 08/21/2009 08:08 AM, Anderson Lizardo wrote:
>> I think it was not clear in the announcement, but PySide uses
>> And for it to work properly, we need a few patches that are already
>> Boost SVN trunk, but in none of the release branches.
>> Therefore, is it possible to get these patches merged into the 1.40
>> release branch before the final release? That would make life a lot
>> easier for other distros to try PySide without requiring to apply
>> patches separately.
>> The relevant commits are listed in http://www.pyside.org/
>> downloads/, they are:
>> Add generic call operator support.
>> Support C++ enums which have the same value.
>> Fix unsigned integer converters.
>> Fix unsigned integer converters (update).
>> IMHO these patches fix important bugs in Boost.Python, and the first
>> two were in trunk even before the 1.39 release, but were never
>> Thanks in advance,
> ...ich hab' noch einen Koffer in Berlin...
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